Brandt Snedeker shoots 2-over 74 in round one of the PLAYERS Championship
March 12, 2020
- March 12, 2020
Brandt Snedeker’s par save putt on No. 15 at THE PLAYERSIn the opening round of THE PLAYERS Championship 2020, Brandt Snedeker sinks a 24-foot birdie putt on the par-4 15th hole.
In his first round at the PLAYERS Championship, Brandt Snedeker hit 7 of 14 fairways and 10 of 18 greens in regulation, finishing at 2 over for the tournament. Snedeker finished his round tied for 113th at 2 over; Hideki Matsuyama is in 1st at 9 under; Harris English, Christiaan Bezuidenhout, and Si Woo Kim are tied for 2nd at 7 under; and Marc Leishman and Patrick Cantlay are tied for 5th at 5 under.
On the par-4 fourth, Snedeker's 92 yard approach to 15 feet set himself up for the bogey on the hole. This moved Snedeker to 1 over for the round.
Snedeker got a bogey on the 471-yard par-4 fifth, getting on the green in 3 and two putting, moving Snedeker to 2 over for the round.
On the 237-yard par-3 eighth, Snedeker's tee shot went 226 yards to the right rough and his chip went 16 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 3 over for the round.
On the 583-yard par-5 ninth, Snedeker had a birdie after hitting the green in 2 and two putting. This moved Snedeker to 2 over for the round.